Playground and Garden Grants Check out the school grants page on the Peaceful Playgrounds website. We just updated all grants with new links to grant information and applications. Grant types include: physical activity grants, shade structure grants, garden and nutrition grants, tree grants, as well as community and corporation grants.
School Grants Now Available for California Schools Give your students a boost in the 2019-2020 school year with a Game On grant, school breakfast grant, or parent-led grant. Receive funding and resources to increase physical activity opportunities, improve nutrition initiatives, or expand breakfast participation to make sure students are healthier and better prepared to learn. [...]
Kids Gardening Invites Applications for School Garden Packages, Deadline: Dec 17. Garden supply packages valued at up to $2,100 will be awarded to school and youth educational garden projects.
Apply Today: $10,000 Physical Activity Grant Program Skillastics® and SHAPE America are partnering for the second annual Skillastics Physical Activity Grant Program. Skillastics will award five grants to elementary, middle and/or secondary health and physical educators totaling $10,000. Each grant will provide up to $1,000 of Skillastics products and up to $1,000 for the educator [...]
Project Learning Tree Greenworks Grants Closing Date: September 30th 2018 Project Learning Tree offers GreenWorks! grants up to $1,000 to schools and youth organizations for environmental service-learning projects that link classroom learning to the real world. Students implement an action project they help design to green their school or to improve an aspect of their [...]
SHAPE America’s Impact Schools grant program will provide much-needed funds and professional development opportunities to schools to enhance health and physical education programs in high-need areas across the nation while helping teachers continue their studies and build expertise that improves student outcomes. More........
Do you need to raise money for your physical activity project? You've come to the right place. Peaceful Playgrounds has partnered with Safe Routes to Schools and ACTIVE SCHOOLS FUNDRAISING. Looking for a healthy way to fundraise? Interested in raising funds to purchase Peaceful Playgrounds products/services? Join the Safe Routes to School National Partnership on September 14th to [...]
'Peaceful Playground' recess program to be installed with Lowe's Grant funds The district is pleased to announce it has received a $5,000 Lowe's Toolbox for Education grant to design and install a "Peaceful Playground" recess program on campus over the summer. Peaceful Playgrounds are collections of colorful, permanent, and inexpensive ground-based games kids love to [...]
New program in school district battles bullying By Darleen Principe firstname.lastname@example.org U.S. Department of PEP Education Grant Moorpark kids are learning how to keep the peace on the playground, one conflict at a time thanks to a PEP Grant. In an effort to battle bullying and teach basic conflict-resolution skills, the Moorpark Unified [...]
Let us Assist you in Writing your PEP Grant Application! The Carol M. White Physical Education Program (PEP Grant) provides grants to local educational agencies (LEAs) and community-based organizations (CBOs) to initiate, expand, and improve physical education for students in grades K-12. Grant recipients must implement programs that help students make progress toward meeting State [...]
Research Based Practices for PEP Description District will incorporate several research-based strategies into their PEP Grant Application, including Peaceful Playgrounds. Peaceful Playgrounds is a system of education activities that enhance both physical education and increases physical activity by painting game and activity markings onto a schoolyard surface. The Peaceful Playgrounds Program is designed to enhance [...]
U.S. Department of Education PEP Grant - $150,000-$300,000 Available! Purpose: The purpose of the PEP Grant is to award grants and contracts to initiate, expand, and improve physical education programs for all kindergarten through 12th-grade students. The Secretary is authorized to award grants to local educational agencies and community-based organizations (such as Boys and Girls [...]
School Grant Resources Peaceful Playground has numerous resources to assist you in writing your school playground grants. Are you planning to include Peaceful Playgrounds Recess Program in a Grant Proposal? Below are some items to include in the grant. The Peaceful Playgrounds Program Kit includes several activity guides, rule books, [...]
School grant provides new games and activities for students at recess. June 2009 By Christine Haines Herald-Standard - Uniontown, PA Student enjoy benefits of school grant for new playground. Imagine a playground without pushing, shoving or kids standing on the sideline of the activities feeling left out. That's what California Area Middle School [...]
Ten Tips to Getting Your School Grant Funded I first became aware of grant writing as a teacher for more than 25 years ago. My first school grant was for $300 for additional teaching supplies. It was a short grant appropriately titled “A Mini-Grant”, and was funded by my district. Some 25 years later, I [...]